Style & Then Some

Monthly Archives: October, 2011

Wish me luck, I’m off to Stylist magazine for a day

More exciting news for team Style & Then Some this week (following our feature on the Telegraph website last week) – I won a competition as part of Stylist magazine’s … Continue reading

October 31, 2011 · 1 Comment

A vintage-inspired All Hallow’s Eve

God Bless those Americans.  They don’t do things by halves.  And seeing as All Hallow’s Eve a.k.a Halloween is my all time favourite holiday (OK, I know it isn’t an offical holiday, but … Continue reading

October 31, 2011 · Leave a comment

Heads Will Roll – Her Curious Nature

Hair accessories always feel a bit regal and unnecessary and that’s precisely why they’re almost never out of fashion. Place that flower behind your ear or a headband neatly over … Continue reading

October 30, 2011 · 1 Comment

Russian Doll Syndrome

I don’t really know when I got hooked. Apparently it was my third birthday. Each present neatly piled on top of the next, ready to be decimated by the onslaught … Continue reading

October 30, 2011 · 1 Comment

Handmade music: Kirsty Almeida

I remember a while back when the ‘digital revolution’ was really starting to panic people. Everyone was talking about how musicians weren’t going to be able to make any money, … Continue reading

October 28, 2011 · Leave a comment

The Queen announces it’s officially Gin O’Clock

Did the photo fool you? That’s not actually the real Queen of England, it’s an imposter sent by the Queen of Twitter a.k.a @Queen_UK, the fictional monarch who has a … Continue reading

October 28, 2011 · 3 Comments

Eudon Choi – spotlight on the WGSN Global Fashion Award winner

One designer that we didn’t get chance to cover at September’s Fashion Week is Eudon Choi. The South Korean designer, whose label is stocked at boutiques like Browns Focus and … Continue reading

October 26, 2011 · 1 Comment

Stella Tennant and the Teapot Trust’s ultimate art cause

With our fingers firmly on the creative pulse here at Style & Then Some, it is never far from our minds that creativity is one of life’s most important emotional … Continue reading

October 26, 2011 · Leave a comment

Why I was disappointed with Midnight In Paris (SPOILER ALERT)

Everyone kept telling me I should go and see Midnight In Paris. A Woody Allen film set in Paris with appearances from literary and artistic giants Hemingway, the Fitzgeralds and … Continue reading

October 25, 2011 · 3 Comments

ELLE and H&M Fashion Network Event

Last Wednesday Katie  and I were invited to attend the ELLE and H&M Fashion Network Event, held at London’s flagship H&M store over on Oxford Street.  We were also joined … Continue reading

October 24, 2011 · 2 Comments

Do it like a dude – Tycoon Neckwear and this season’s androgyny

2011 has been all about androgyny – from Andrej Pejic taking star turns on the Paris catwalks, to the laid-back tomboyish style seen at Celine and Stella McCartney for spring/summer … Continue reading

October 23, 2011 · 2 Comments

Adorable accessories alert: Knit your own hedgehog mittens

I wore gloves today for the first time since last winter, which is kind of depressing, because that means I’m at the start of my annual four month long battle … Continue reading

October 22, 2011 · 4 Comments

Check out Style & Then Some’s guest article on the Telegraph’s London website

Read the full article here: London’s best charity shops: stylish spoils and sweet charity I’m really quite excited about this. Today an article I wrote for the Telegraph’s London website … Continue reading

October 20, 2011 · 4 Comments

Tomfoolery: Guilt-free footwear

I recently started a relationship with Tom and I think he’s a keeper.  He lets me walk all over him!  Ok, enough of the jokes.  I am of course talking … Continue reading

October 20, 2011 · Leave a comment

Culture department – Cornelia Parker’s edit of government art at Whitechapel Gallery

For all the views you might have on the uselessness of government, it is an important art collector. And Whitechapel Gallery has invited various curators to bring this massive collection … Continue reading

October 19, 2011 · Leave a comment

In search of an hourglass figure: Roadtesting the Maidenform Pretty Collection

‘A package has arrived for you that has vintage boobs all over it,’ the text message from my housemate read. Oh, that’ll be the Maidenform samples, I thought. Last week, … Continue reading

October 18, 2011 · Leave a comment

Stationery, skincare and songs – why I have a crush on all things Australian

I’ve been noticing a common theme to a lot of my favourite things, recently. Natural skincare brands Jurlique and Natio, the beautiful stationery company Poppies for Grace, and the musicians Matt Corby … Continue reading

October 17, 2011 · 3 Comments

VIDEO: London Fashion Week SS12 – the Style and Then Some way

A model opens the John Rocha show on the second day of London Fashion Week SS12. And that’s how you feel when you first try and get into a fashion … Continue reading

October 16, 2011 · 3 Comments

LFW darlings Eudon Choi and Masha Ma up for WGSN Emerging Talent Award

WGSN is holding its second annual Global Fashion Awards next week on the 20th October and we’re planning to keep our eye on 2011’s new category: The Lycra Style Emerging … Continue reading

October 15, 2011 · Leave a comment

An [ethical] Affair To Remember

My Linda Mai Phung blue silk maxi dress arrived recently, to my great glee (and my dog’s surprise) as I ripped open the parcel with squeals of delight. It’s the one that I … Continue reading

October 14, 2011 · 2 Comments